The law firm wins the Transfer Pricing Law Firm of the Year - Canada award for 2013
MONTREAL, Sept. 24, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Canadian law firm Barsalou Lawson Rheault has been named Canada's Transfer Pricing Law Firm of the Year by the 2013 edition of the Legal Awards. Conducted once a year by the Lawyer Monthly, a flagship publication in the legal field, these awards recognise the achievements of law firms and individuals who have engaged and responded most successfully to the demands being placed on them in the recent global economic turmoil and current business environment.
Selection criteria include involvement in significant legal cases and legal activity, legal expertise and innovation, innovation in client care and strategic thinking and planning. The 2013 Legal Awards winners were chosen to reflect the range of practice areas and skills that lie at the heart of a successful law firm or legal department. "We are proud to be included in this prestigious ranking. Transfer pricing is Barsalou Lawson Rheault's spearhead and we are pleased to see our team's ability and talent being recognized", said Pierre Barsalou, a partner in the Montreal firm.
Over the years, the firm has represented corporate taxpayers in some of the most significant transfer pricing controversies in Canada, on audit, at competent authority and in litigation. It also regularly advises its clients on the application of transfer pricing and other anti-avoidance rules in the context of major corporate restructurings, mergers and acquisitions and transfers of intellectual property. Barsalou Lawson Rheault is also ranked as one of the five leading Tax Law Boutiques by Canadian Lawyer magazine (Thompson Reuters).
About Barsalou Lawson Rheault
Barsalou Lawson Rheault (www.barsalou.ca) is an independent tax law firm based in Montreal which acts for clients from Canada, the United States and Europe. With its expertise in taxation law, particularly in matters of transfer pricing and tax litigation, Barsalou Lawson Rheault counts among its clients multinational companies from a wide variety of sectors, including the pharmaceutical industry, cosmetics, telecommunications, e-commerce, sporting goods and natural resources. Its team includes 12 tax lawyers proficient in a number of languages (English, French, Italian, Russian and German) and sharing expertise in business administration, economics and biotechnology.
SOURCE: Barsalou Lawson Rheault
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